Entertaining · Parties

Tips and Ideas for Planning a Themed Birthday Party

Hi, my name is Melissa and I’m addicted to planning themed birthday parties. I’m the “pinterest mom” all you non-party planners hate. But, I don’t do it for the compliments, I don’t do it because I think it’s necessary and, if we’re honestly speaking, I don’t even do it all for my kid (meaning they… Continue reading Tips and Ideas for Planning a Themed Birthday Party

Entertaining · Holidays

Valentine Date Night Ideas When you Have Too Little Money and Too Many Kids

While the hubs and I don’t go all out on each other for Valentine’s Day anymore we do find little ways to celebrate. We used to buy each other gifts and go out for a nice meal but throw 3 young kids in the mix and diminishing funds, we’ve become more like “Hey, don’t forget… Continue reading Valentine Date Night Ideas When you Have Too Little Money and Too Many Kids

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5 Ideas for Hosting a Simple, Low-Cost Valentine’s Day-Themed Play Date

Who doesn’t love a holiday-themed play date?Β I love the idea of making holidays a BIG DEAL for my kids, and I love any excuse to get together with other moms. With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, I thought I would share a few, simple ideas from a Valentine’s Day-Themed play date that I hosted… Continue reading 5 Ideas for Hosting a Simple, Low-Cost Valentine’s Day-Themed Play Date